freightliner

[freyt-lahy-ner]

Origin of freightliner

First recorded in 1960–65; freight + liner1
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British Dictionary definitions for freightliner

Freightliner

noun trademark
  1. a goods train carrying containers that can be transferred onto lorries or ships
  2. (in Britain) a containerized transportation service involving both rail and road
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